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The Action Heroes Archives Vol. 1: Captain Atom
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Steve Ditko, Ditko, Steve, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, DC Comics, 2004, 1st, 1401203027, 10.5 inches, 7 inches, 226 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, leatherette, English

From the publisher: At the height of comics' Silver Age, artist Steve Ditko was winning praise for his spectacular work on Marvel's Amazing Spider-Man...

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The Action Heroes Archives Vol. 2
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Steve Ditko, Ditko, Steve, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, DC Comics, 2007, 1st, 9781401213466, 10.5 inches, 7 inches, 384 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, leatherette, English

From the publisher: Collecting classic stories by master artist Steve Ditko from the pages of CAPTAIN ATOM #83-89, BLUE BEETLE #1-5, MYSTERIOUS SUSPENSE...

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The Steve Ditko Reader
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Steve Ditko, Ditko, Steve, Fine, Pure Imagination, New York, 2002, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 160 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print. 22 comic book stories from 1954-1963 and an extensive article on Ditko's life and detailing his creation & abandonment of Spider-Man...

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Blake Bell (ed.), Steve Ditko, Bell (ed.), Blake, Ditko, Steve, Very Fine, Seattle, Fantagraphics, 2010, 1st, 9781606992890, 10 inches, 7.25 inches, 224 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: More great crime, horror and sci-fi work by one of comics greatest stylists. As the original artist and co-creator who brought the...

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Stan Drake, Light bump to bottom edge otherwise Very Fine, Starr, Leonard, Drake, Stan, Dargaud, 1984, 1st, wraps, English

An original graphic novel made for the European comics market by the creators of The Heart of Juliet Jones and Mary Perkins On Stage . A hard boiled noir...

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Stan Drake, Very Fine, Drake, Stan, Classic Comics Press, 2008, 1st, color wraps

Dailies from March 9, 1953 to August 13, 1955. Long biographic essay by Armando Mendez. Introduction by Leonard Starr.

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Stan Drake, VF, Drake, Stan, Classic Comics Press, 2009, 1st, color wraps

A great comic strip with fast moving storylines about good people in a small town. I read this new volume cover to cover within days of receiving it. Stan...

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Stan Drake, VF, Drake, Stan, Classic Comics Press, 2010, 1st, color wraps

Dailies from December 2, 1957 to January 23, 1960. Introduction by Bill Sienkiewicz.

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My Son, the Daughter
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Very Good (spine ends rubbed and worn, corners rubbed with boards peeking, interior sound), Mort Drucker, Drucker, Mort, Kanrom, 1964, 1st, 7.5 inches, 7.5 inches, 57 pages, 28 full-page illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

An uncommon humor book published in 1964 by a producer of novelty items. It was not sold in bookstores but in greeting card and novelty stores. "Created by...

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A Life Force
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Will Eisner, Eisner, Will, Fine, New York, DC Comics, 2001, 1st, 6194122401, 10 inches, 7.5 inches, 139 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the back cover: A Life Force is a graphic novel about the lives and dreams, hopes and fears of ordinary people enduring and surviving the...

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Will Eisner, Eisner, Will, Fine, Northampton, Kitchen Sink Press, 1998, 1st, 9780878164929, 0878164928, 10.75 inches, 8.5 inches, 160 pages, black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

Features 17 classic Spirit stories featuring comics' original bad girl. Contains the complete stories "The Portier Fortune", "Saree", "The School For...

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Will Eisner, Eisner, Will, Very Fine/Very Fine, Poorhouse Press, Tamarac, FL, 1990, 16th printing 1996, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 164 pages, over 250 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Will Eisner's influential analysis of the form. This edition published by Eisner's own company, Poorhouse Press. Contents: Foreword; Comics as a form...

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Will Eisner, Eisner, Will, Near Fine (very light shelfwear, flat, tight, clean), Tamarac, FL, Poorhouse Press, 1990, 11th printing 1993, 9780961472818, 0961472812, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 164 pages, over 250 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Will Eisner's influential analysis of the form. This edition published by Eisner's own company, Poorhouse Press. Contents: Foreword; Comics as a form of...

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Fine, Will Eisner, Eisner, Will, Poorhouse Press, 1996, 5th printing from 2001, 0961472820, Softcover, wraps, English

A companion to Comics & Sequential Art, this book takes the principles examined in that title and applies them to the process of graphic storytelling....

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Will Eisner, Eisner, Will, Very Fine/Very Fine, Tamarac, FL, Poorhouse Press, 1996, 2nd printing 1996, 0961472820, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, iv, 164 pages, black & white, Hardcover, cloth, English

A companion to Comics & Sequential Art, this book takes the principles examined in that title and applies them to the process of graphic storytelling....

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Minor Miracles
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Will Eisner, Eisner, Will, Very Good+ (small dents in front cover otherwise Very Fine), New York, DC Comics, 2000, 1st, 1563897555, 10 inches, 7.5 inches, 110 pages, sepiatone, Softcover, wraps, English

From the back cover: In Minor Miracles, master storyteller, comics innovator, and legend Will Eisner returns to the New York City of his youth to tell...

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New York The Big City
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Will Eisner, Fine, Eisner, Will, Kitchen Sink, 1986, 4th, color wraps

A series of vignettes about life in the big city.

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Will Eisner, NF (cover slightly rubbed, Previous owner's name on first page), Eisner, Will, US Army, 1960, 1st, wraps

A six page Joe Dope Christmas comic story and numerous spot illustrations by Eisner.

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Will Eisner, VG+ (cover slightly rubbed, Previous owner's name on first page), Eisner, Will, US Army, 1961, 1st, wraps

A six page Joe Dope comic story and numerous spot illustrations by Eisner.

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Will Eisner, Fine, Eisner, Will, Abrams, 2011, cloth spine, pictorial boards

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Will Eisner, Eisner, Will, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Abrams, New York, 2011, 9780810997486, 8 inches, 6 inches, 272 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

Will Eisner-- best known for his influential comic book series The Spirit and his groundbreaking graphic novel A Contract with God - believed in the...

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Spirit Casebook
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Near Fine (light shelfwear, flat, tight), Will Eisner, Eisner, Will, Kitchen Sink, 1990, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

18 classic stories from the peak years 1946-1950 crisply reproduced in black & white in a large format.

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Spirit Color Album Vol. 2
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Very Fine without dustjacket as issued, Will Eisner, Eisner, Will, Kitchen Sink, 1982, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

13 classic stories: The Name Is Powder The Fallen Sparrow The Wedding The Job The Fighting Machine War Brides Springtime of Dolan The Candidate White Cloud...

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Spirit Color Album Vol. 2
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Near Fine without dustjacket as issued (covers worn, interior Fine), Will Eisner, Eisner, Will, Kitchen Sink, 1982, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

13 classic stories: The Name Is Powder The Fallen Sparrow The Wedding The Job The Fighting Machine War Brides Springtime of Dolan The Candidate White Cloud...

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Spirit Color Album Vol. 3
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Very Good without dustjacket as issued (covers worn, interior Fine), Will Eisner, Eisner, Will, Kitchen Sink, 1983, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

13 classic stories in an oversize (9" x 12") color format: Nylon Rose The Kissing Caper Silken Floss April Fool Pinhead Wild Rice Plaster of Paris Thorne...

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The Daily Spirit #1
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Will Eisner, NF, Eisner, Will, Real Free Press, 1975, 1st, color wraps

Dailies from 12/8/41 - 5/30/42 with art by Jack Cole. Cover by Joost Swarte.

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The Daily Spirit #2
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Will Eisner, NF, Eisner, Will, Real Free Press, 1975, 1st, color wraps

Dailies from 6/1/42 - 11/21/42 with art by Jack Cole. Cover by Joost Swarte.

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The Dreamer (Signed & Numbered)
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Will Eisner, #956 of 1000 deluxe copies signed by Eisner, VF/VF, Eisner, Will, Kitchen Sink, 1986, 1st, cloth

An autobiographical graphic novel about an aspiring cartoonist in the 1930s. Out of print. #956 of 1000 deluxe copies signed by Eisner.

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The Name of the Game
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Will Eisner, Eisner, Will, Near Fine (small dent in front cover otherwise Near Fine), New York, DC Comics, 2001, 1st, 1563898691, 10.25 inches, 7.5 inches, 176 pages, sepiatone, softcover, wraps, English

From the back cover: In The Name Of The Game, master storyteller and comics innovator tells an epic tale spanning three generations of power and...

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The Spirit #19
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Will Eisner, NF, Eisner, Will, Kitchen Sink, 1978, 1st, color wraps

Eisner’s The Spirit and Life on Another Planet (the first chapter), Klaus Nordling’s Lady Luck, Jules Feiffer’s Clifford, and extras. Spirit stories in...

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The Spirit #22
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Will Eisner, NF, Eisner, Will, Kitchen Sink, 1979, 1st, color wraps

Eisner’s The Spirit and Life on Another Planet, Wally Wood & Feiffer’s Outer Space, The Spirit Checklist, and extras. Spirit stories in beautiful black &...

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The Spirit #22
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Will Eisner, NF, Eisner, Will, Kitchen Sink, 1979, 1st, color wraps

Eisner’s The Spirit and Life on Another Planet, Wally Wood & Feiffer’s Outer Space, The Spirit Checklist, and extras. Spirit stories in beautiful black &...

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The Spirit #23
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Will Eisner, NF, Eisner, Will, Kitchen Sink, 1980, 1st, color wraps

Eisner’s The Spirit and Life on Another Planet, Wally Wood & Feiffer’s Outer Space, The Spirit Checklist, and extras. Spirit stories in beautiful black &...

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The Spirit #23
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Will Eisner, NF, Eisner, Will, Kitchen Sink, 1980, 1st, color wraps

Eisner’s The Spirit and Life on Another Planet, Wally Wood & Feiffer’s Outer Space, The Spirit Checklist, and extras. Spirit stories in beautiful black &...

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The Spirit #40
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Will Eisner, NF, Eisner, Will, Kitchen Sink, 1983, 1st, color wraps

Eisner interviews Joe Kubert. Spirit stories in beautiful black & white with 16 pages in color.

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The Spirit Archives Vol. 5
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Will Eisner, Eisner, Will, Very Fine in Very Fine Dustjacket, New York, DC Comics, 2001, 1st, 1563897318, 10.5, 7, 240, color, Hardcover, leatherette

"Denny Colt, a young criminologist, believed to have lost his life in a fight against crime, was buried in a state of suspended animation. He awoke one day...

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The Spirit Archives Vol. 6
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Will Eisner, Eisner, Will, Very Fine in Very Fine Dustjacket, New York, DC Comics, 2001, 1st, 1563898071, 10.5, 7, 224, color, Hardcover, leatherette

Reprints 26 stories from January 3 to June 27, 1943.

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The Spirit Archives. Volume 23
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Will Eisner, Eisner, Will, Very light bump along top edge otherwise Very Fine in Very Fine Dustjacket, New York, DC Comics, 2007, 1st, 978-1401215118, 10.5, 7, 199, color, Hardcover, boards, English

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The Spirit Special
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Will Eisner, NF (light crease to back cover), Eisner, Will, Warren, 1974, 1st, wraps

10 stories in color reprinted from Warren's Spirit. Two stories colored by Rich Corben. This book was only available through mail-order via Warren...

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Will Eisner, Fine, Eisner, Will, Ken Pierce, 1980, 1st, color wraps

These dailies from 1943-1944 were ghosted by Lou Fine while Eisner served in the US Army.

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Will Eisner, Fine, Eisner, Will, Ken Pierce, 1980, 1st, color wraps

These dailies from 1943-1944 were ghosted by Lou Fine while Eisner served in the US Army.

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Will Eisner, Fine, Eisner, Will, Ken Pierce, 2nd 1980, color wraps

Dailies from 1941-1942 written and illustrated by Eisner before he was drafted into the Army.

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Fine, Will Eisner, Eisner, Will, Volksverlag, 1981, 3886310809, Hardcover, pictorial boards, German

The German edition of "How to Avoid Death & Taxes ... and Live Forever." Text in German.

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Will Eisner Color Treasury
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Very Fine without dustjacket as issued, Will Eisner, Yronwode, Catherine, Eisner, Will, Kitchen Sink, 1981, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A collection of color Spirit images including 25 Spirit magazine covers, the Spirit Portfolio, "The City" Portfolio, The Spirit Tabloid story, and more.

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Will Eisner Reader
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Will Eisner, NF, Eisner, Will, Kitchen Sink, 1991, 1st, color wraps

Seven stories from the Will Eisner Quarterly.

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Will Eisner, Eisner, Will, Fine without dust jacket, as issued, Dark Horse, Milwaukie, 2003, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 200 pages, black & white, hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

This is the rare First Edition, First Printing of the Dark Horse Will Eisner Sketchbook. From the publisher: For most of the 20th century, the work of...

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Will Eisner, Eisner, Will, #29 of 500 deluxe copies signed by Eisner, Very Fine without dustjacket as issued, Kitchen Sink, Northampton, MA, 1995, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 128 pages, black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This collection from 1995 is completely different from the later 2003 book published by Dark Horse.

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Will Eisner, NF (slight spotting to white covers), Eisner, Will, Poorhouse Press, 1974, 1st, color wraps

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